Letters to the Editor

Slow down and pay attention when driving to save wildlife

Highway 41 south of Shandon.
Highway 41 south of Shandon. dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com

I have been riding a bicycle in this area for 11 years. I am asking drivers to slow down. By slowing down you will save wildlife.

In the last three weeks I have seen four turkey vultures dead along the side of the road. I can understand to an extent running over ground squirrels and other small mammals, but how do you run over a vulture unless you are going too fast or are busy on your phone or any of many other activities while driving.

Ken Price, Arroyo Grande

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